§ 19. Mr. Harvey
asked the Secretary of State for Wales whether he will consider granting assistance for those farmers whose farms were badly affected by the weather last summer but which lay outside the boundaries of the parishes which qualify for aid.
§ Mr. Nicholas Edwards
Although most farmers were affected by the bad summer, I am not prepared to go back22W on the difficult decisions that were taken and announced in November, which concentrated assistance on those in the most disadvantaged areas.